MINNESOTA AL-SHABAB SUSPECTS 2007-10
Abdiweli Yassin Isse, nick name Farhan, Worked at a money-wiring service in Minneapolis. He was charged in 10/2009 2009 with conspiring to kill others abroad. According to a court document and an interview with a friend, Abdiweli Yassin Isse planned to go to Somalia in 2007, but was unable to get the appropriate travel documents. Abdiweli Yassin Isse was spotted, on 10/08/2009, with Cabdulaahi Ahmed Faarax and others, at the US.-Mexico border crossing; authorities believe he is outside of the USA. His whereabouts is unknown to US authorities.
Abdikadir Ali Abdi was born in 1991. He lived in Hopkins, a suburb of Minneapolis, was sometimes seen praying at the Minnesota Dawah Institute, a Mosque in St. Paul. He left on 11/03/2008, according to a travel itinerary, with Abdisalam Hussein Ali and other members of the Minneapolis Network.
Abdisalan Hussein Ali was only a few months old when his family escaped Somalia, in 1989, in a makeshift wooden boat, seeking refuge at a Kenyan refugee camp, his mother said in an interview. One of 12 children, Abdisalan Hussein Ali arrived in Seattle in 2000 and later settled in northeast Minneapolis.
At Edison High School, he sold sneakers from his locker to help support his family. Stocky from lifting weights, he answered to the nickname Bullethead. Abdisalan Hussein Ali was elected president of the Somali Student Association at Edison and later, was a caseworker at the law firm Briggs & Morgan.
Abdisalan Hussein Ali, allegedly, blew himself up in Mogadishu on Saturday 10/29/2011 (see – Mogadishu 10.29.11).
08/2010 -AL-SHABAB FUND RAISiNG NETWORK CHARGED
11/2009 -8 SOMALI-AMERICANS CHARGED IN ABSENTIA
PROFILE -KAMAL SAID HASSAN